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New K-9 officer for Greencastle PD

A Three year old German Shepard named Cain has joined the Greencastle Police Department.  Cain was raised in Reelsville and trained and certified by John Holcomb in Parke County. Holcomb also has

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National EAS test today

Each week you hear WAXI test our Emergency Alert equipment to make sure we can inform you in the event of an emergency.  The EAS system is used most often to alert listeners of severe weather. 

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Robbery on the I.U. Campus

Early yesterday morning an Indiana University student was robbed at gunpoint on the I.U. Campus in Bloomington.  The student said he was alone on a bench when someone grabbed him and put a gun to

Events Calendar

  1. 49th Annual Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb

    September 30 @ 6:00 pm - October 2 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Fowler Park Pioneer Days

    October 1 @ 9:00 am - October 2 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Rockville Dine with a Doc

    October 6 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  4. Tri Kappa Fall Frenzy in Brazil

    October 7 @ 12:00 pm - October 9 @ 6:00 pm
  5. Clinton Library Children’s Fall Break Club

    October 10 @ 2:00 pm - October 13 @ 4:00 pm

Obituaries

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Charles L. Kelsheimer

Charles L. “Pooch” Kelsheimer, 83, of Shepardsville, died at 7:52 am September 28, 2016 in his residence. He was born May 27, 1933 in Vigo County to Howard Kelsheimer and Anna Alkire

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Donald C. Swaim

Donald Clay Swaim, 84, of Greenwood, Indiana and formerly of Rockville, died at 2:05 am Thursday, September 22, 2016 at Greenwood Village South. He retired as Senior Vice President and Cashier of

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Robert W. Gersham

Robert Wesley Gersham, 83, of Marshall, Indiana died at 9:20 am Tuesday, September 27, 2016 in his residence. He retired from Wal-Mart and Myers Baking Company both in Blytheville, Arkansas. He was

Sports

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Texan J.J. Watt Injured & Out

Watt will miss a minimum of eight weeks, meaning he could be back Nov. 27 against the San Diego Chargers. However, a team source said “I do believe that he will miss the

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Rex Ryan Prank Calls Patriots

As Patriots receiver Julian Edelman wrapped up a conference call with Buffalo reporters, Ryan — who just entered the room for his news conference –asked Edelman a

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